Board of Directors

Eben Bayer

CEO | Co-Founder

Charles Duell

Board Member

Jessica Harris

Board Member

Evan Lodes

Board Member

Gavin McIntyre

CCO | Co-Founder

Steve Sherwood

Board Member

Jerry Weinstein

Board Member

Meet the Team

Debra Antonelli

Chief People Officer

Andy Bass

Chief Marketing Officer

Eben Bayer

CEO | Co-Founder

Mary Berecka

Research Associate

Josh Bevevino

Research and Development Operator

Doug Bierend

Senior Communications Specialist

Dan Binetti

Production Shift Lead

Ian Bonesteel

Senior Engineer

Molly Boutin

Senior Research Scientist

Alex Carlton

Principal Research Scientist

Max Carmack

Pilot Engineer

Griffin Dahl

Production and Training Specialist, Mushroom Packaging

Chris Dauner

Director of Strategic Sourcing & Supply Chain

Elizabeth Dautel

R&D Engineer

Lacey Davidson

Director of Marketing

Sam Donato

Associate Research Scientist

Matt Dunham

Facilities Technician

Paul Dunham

Research and Development Operator

Heather Edgerton

Senior Research Scientist

Erika Egeberg

Social Media Specialist

Mike Fitts

Facilities Manager

Steve Flack

Senior IP Counsel

Aaron Ford

Senior Research and Development Operator

Alex Friedman

Associate Research Scientist

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Mary Grabicki

Quality Systems Scientist

Deb Grumbly

Bookkeeper

Phyllis Horton

Legal and IP Administrator

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Chirayu Jain

Product Engineer

Hannah Johnson

Engineer

Melissa Kalbfliesh

Technology Transfer Manager | IT Manager

Dan Kennedy

Facilities Technician

Sean Kidder

Research and Development Operator

Grace Knight

Design and Partner Specialist

Emmie Knobloch

Associate Research Scientist

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Cory LaPointe

Operations Shift Lead

Ian Lenney

Engineering Technician

Matt Lucht

Senior Research Scientist

Stacey Lybrand

HR Generalist

Danielle Marino

Prototype Designer

Tom Masterson

General Counsel

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Gavin McIntyre

CCO | Co-Founder

Dan Meeks

Director of Pilot Operations

Rhonda Pina Mendes

Purchasing Associate

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Nick Meyers

MycoComposite™ Technician

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Nikhil Mishra

Head of Quality and Safety

Dale Moore

Senior Research and Development Operator

Jenifer Morgan-Davie

Research Associate

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Peter Mueller

Chief Technology Officer

Mia Neubert-Eddy

Quality & Safety Technician

Daniel O'Bryan

Senior Research and Development Operator

Jolene O'Bryan

Research and Development Operator

Meghan Olson

Mushroom® Packaging Manager

Maria Osuna-Garcia

Training and Development Coordinator

Josh Palmer

Pilot Engineer

Neale Petrillo

Senior Software Engineer

Elma Ramic

Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist

Michael Retzlaff

Research and Development Operator

Hazel Robertson

Associate Research Scientist

Julian Rosenberg

Director of Research

Darlene Ross

Purchasing Supervisor

Kaylee Rae Presnell

Engineering Intern

Ginger Saunders

Pilot Scale-up Engineer

Damen Schaak

Molecular Genetics Manager

Chris Scully

Pilot Scale Engineer

Drew Smith

Food Safety Lead

Asa Snyder

Senior Engineer

Patricia Strickland

Chief Financial Officer

Shaliya Sultana

DevOps Engineer

Ben Sword

Research Associate

Orkan Telhan

Director of Foundry Engineering

Jen Towne

Onboarding and Employee Engagement Specialist | Executive Assistant to CEO

Thomas Van Haren

Director of Business & Strategy, Mushroom Packaging

Christopher Werner

Director of Engineering

Josh White

Senior Research and Development Operator

Jake Winiski

Principal Research Scientist